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Old 12-13-2019, 07:07 AM   #1
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Trivia 12/13

trivia 12/13
Be careful out there today ....
A baby's eyes are 75% of their adult size, but its vision is around 20/400.
By six months, a baby's vision should reach 20/20.

1. What do Grape-Nuts, Corn nuts and water chestnuts have in common?
2. Fill in the Blank ;
Cleopatra was of _____ descent.
3. Strange Words are These ; AVOIRDUPOIS ;
a. - a French dish of Eels
b. - a System of weights
c. - a species of Butterfly
d. - a Sad feeling of parting
4. What city claims to be the oldest continuously inhabited city in the
world ?
a. - Damascus, Syria
b. - Athens, Greece
c. - Jericho, West Bank
d. - Luoyang, China
5. What currency does the United Kingdom use ?
6. In the USA, which month is 'poetry month' ?
a. - January
b. - February
c. - March
d. - April
7. What sort of critter is the odd-looking "geoduck"?
8. Actor Bruce Willis has been married twice ; name one of the women ...

British explorer John Cabot was in reality Giovanni Caboto, was born in
Italy .
1. They do not contain any nuts
2. Greek
3. - b
4. - a
5. Pound Sterling
6. - b
7. a Clam
8. Demi Moore (m. 1987; div. 2000), Emma Heming (m. 2009)

John Cabot (Italian: Giovanni Caboto [dʒoˈvanni kaˈbɔːto]; c. 1450 – c. 1500) was an Italian[3] navigator and explorer. His 1497 discovery of the coast of North America under the commission of Henry VII of England is the earliest known European exploration of coastal North America since the Norse visits to Vinland in the eleventh century. To mark the celebration of the 500th anniversary of Cabot's expedition, both the Canadian and British governments elected Cape Bonavista, Newfoundland, as representing Cabot's first landing site. However, alternative locations have also been proposed.

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― Mahatma Gandhi
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